Twitter reacts to former 'Backstage' actor’s death: 'Rest in power Sbuda'

Sibusiso Radebe. (Photo: Facebook)
Sibusiso Radebe. (Photo: Facebook)

Cape Town - Actor Sibusiso Radebe who is best known for his role on's youth soapie Backstage died on Thursday.

The 37-year-old actor's death was is said to be cancer related. His agent Wesley Garner confirmed the tragic news to Move! but was reluctant to get into detail.

His followers were stunned to learn of the news on Friday, expressing the disbelief at the untimely death of such a talented actor.

Here are some reactions:

"Rest in power Sbuda! YOTV and Backstage legend. I will miss your kind words and the passion you had for dance"

"Hectic bro RIP to umfwethu"

"My heart is incredibly heavy and sad right now. You are my brother and always will be. You were loved On this earth @SibuRadebe more than you will ever know. R.IP my brother"

"Heard about the passing of a friend. Rest in power Sibu Radebe. We will all miss you terribly."

"Former BackStage Actor Sibusiso Radebe has passed away. Deepest condolences to the family and friends. Lale ngoxolo Bhungane #RIPSibusisoRadebe"

"Tomorrow is promised to no one. Not even the phenomenally talented, strongest of spirit and the kindest of souls. Rest in peace beautiful Sibusiso Radebe you made an incredible mark."

"Rest In Peache Sibusiso Radebe. You are/were one of the greatest bro #SbuDiva"

"RIP Sibusiso Radebe You fought the good fight"

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